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Adult Support Worker Job in Newport

Job Description

Do you have what it takes to support vulnerable adults with learning disabilities?

New Directions are looking for Support Workers around the Newport area. The service aims to support adults with learning disabilities in a rural setting, situated in the countryside on the outskirts of Newport. The spacious bungalow provides independent living opportunities and enable the service user to live as self-sufficiently as possible.

You will:

  • Protect people from risks to their health, welfare and development
  • Actively promote the involvement of all service users in the home
  • Remain focussed during challenging situations
  • Participate in the development, implementation of individual’s care plans

You will need:

  • Experience of supporting adults with learning disabilites
  • A caring and creative approach to working
  • Experience of building positive relationships
  • A willingness to undertake and complete further learning and development

Your company benefits:

  • Accrued annual leave
  • Pension scheme
  • Casual dress
  • Working as part of a friendly, established team
  • 24 hours On Call Service
  • Flexible hours
  • Competitive rates
  • ‘Recommend A Friend’ scheme
  • Award winning company
  • Online Services to access to your information; payslips, request holiday pay
  • Full booking confirmation before you start
  • Access to FREE training courses and personal development
  • Respected reputation throughout the Social Care and recruitment industry.

 

For further information or the be considered for the position please contact Charlotte on 02920 390 150 or at charlotte.chappell@new-directions.co.uk

Additional Information

The role of a Support Worker

The duties of a Support Worker vary depending on the needs and wishes of the individual. They offer support for the individuals overall comfort and wellbeing and help people who need care and support to live as independently as possible. They will support individuals with many aspects of everyday living; including physical, emotional and social.

Support Workers can work in a residential care home, domiciliary care, or out in the community. Their work is defined by a care plan, which is often developed by a social worker or care manager to meet the assessed needs of the person who needs care or support.

Benefits:
  • Working as part of a friendly, established team
  • 24 hour On Call Service in place
  • Flexibility to choose where, when and how much you want to work
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Recommend-a-friend scheme
  • Award winning company
  • Online Services to access to your information; payslips, request holiday pay
  • Full booking confirmation before you start
  • Access to FREE Training Courses and personal development
  • Respected reputation throughout the Social Care and recruitment industry
Experience:
Please be advised that we require a minimum 6 months paid social care experience or 12 months relevant voluntary experience.
DBS:
We are fully committed to the protection of children and vulnerable adults. All applicants must undertake a robust recruitment procedure and hold a fully enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) check.

Please contact New Directions Social Care for more information on this job vacancy, on 029 2039 0150, or use our form below to enquire about this job vacancy.

Last modified: 14th October 2020


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